FREDERICKSBURG, Va., 09/13/2022 – Riphean Group was honored to attend the Stafford Region’s Most Influential Women’s Banquet. The event, held on Saturday, September 10th at the Holiday Inn Fredericksburg Conference Center, celebrated the accomplishments of influential women in the Stafford region.

Riphean Group’s Joel Griffin had the privilege of recognizing his colleague and fellow board member for the Fredericksburg Regional Chamber of Commerce, Michelle Caldwell Thompson, for her outstanding contributions and dedication to the community.

“It was an honor to attend Saturday’s Banquet celebrating the women who have made a positive impact on our community,” said Joel Griffin, Founder and CEO of Riphean. “I was especially proud to honor Michelle. It’s a pleasure to serve with her on the Chamber board and her recognition as one of Stafford Region’s Most Influential Women is well deserved.”

The Stafford Region’s Most Influential Women’s Banquet, organized by G3 Community Services (G3CS) and #ENOUGH!, served as a platform to recognize and honor women who have made remarkable contributions across various sectors, including business, education, healthcare, and public service. The event brought together influential women and community leaders to celebrate their achievements, share their experiences, and foster meaningful connections. To learn more about G3CS and their initiatives, please visit